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Woman dies after being struck by a car in Donegal

A 70-year-old woman has died after she was struck by a car in County Donegal.

The collision happened at Churchtown in Carndonagh shortly before 18:00 GMT when the woman was out walking on Monday.

The woman received serious head injuries and was taken to Altnagelvin Hospital in Londonderry, where she died shortly before midnight.

The driver of the car, a man in his forties, was not injured.

The scene remains sealed off and a forensic examination is being carried out.